>>Penguins Win Second Straight Stanley Cup
(Nashville, TN) — The Penguins are hoisting the Stanley Cup for the second straight season. Patric Hornqvist scored with 1:35 left in the third period and the Pens beat the Predators, 2-0, in Game Six of the Stanley Cup Final in Nashville. Pittsburgh is the first repeat champion since the Red Wings in 1997-98.
>>Warriors Host Cavs In Game Five
(Oakland, CA) — The Warriors take another crack at closing out the Cavaliers in Game Five of the NBA Finals tonight. Cleveland avoided a sweep in the best-of-seven set with a 137-116 home win last Friday. Golden State can capture its second title in three seasons with a victory.
>>Cardinals Hold Off Phillies For Series Sweep
(St. Louis, MO) — Dexter Fowler’s three-run homer in the fifth erased a 2-0 deficit and the Cardinals went on to beat the Phillies 6-5 at Busch Stadium. Tommy Pham and Eric Fryer had RBI singles and Kolten Wong an RBI double as St. Louis swept the three-game series. Adam Wainwright got the win.
>>Cubs Cool Off Rockies
(Chicago, IL) — Addison Russell hit a go-ahead home run in the sixth inning and the Cubs went on to beat the Rockies 7-5 at Wrigley Field. Ben Zobrist, Kyle Schwarber and Miguel Montero also homered as the Cubs snapped Colorado’s seven-game winning streak. The Cubs host the Mets tonight.
>>Indians Double Up White Sox
(Cleveland, OH) — The Indians doubled up the White Sox, 4-2, in the rubber match of a three-game set in Cleveland. Todd Frazier laced a two-run double for Chicago, which has lost nine of its last 11 games. Jose Quintana allowed three runs in five innings to fall to 2-and-8.
>>US Plays To Draw With Mexico
(Mexico City, Mexico) — The United States played to a 1-1 draw with rival Mexico in a World Cup qualifying match in Mexico City. Michael Bradley scored just six minutes into the match for the Americans. Carlos Vela netted the equalizer in the 23rd minute.
>>Blaney Gets First Monster Series Win
(Long Pond, PA) — Ryan Blaney took the checkered flag at the Axalta presents the Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway. Blaney visited victory lane for the first time in his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career. Kevin Harvick, Erik Jones, Kurt Busch and Brad Keselowski rounded out the top five.